David Fincher (2017)

Video Essay: How David Fincher Hijacks Your Eyes

Hows does David Fincher’s work pull you into the world of his characters?

 

This video essay from The Nerdwriter suggests that by matching camera movement with the movement of the characters, it synchronises and draws the audience closer into the physical and the emotional aspects of an actors performance.

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